Pre-conference Readings

Keynote Speech I
Topic : The Changing Family Landscape – Globally and Locally
Speaker : Professor Frank F. Furstenberg Jr.
Zellerbach Family Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
Date : October 20, 2016 (Thursday)
Time : 10:00-11:15
Reading : Fathering across Diversity and Adversity: International Perspectives and Policy Interventions
Keynote Speech II
Topic : Promoting Children’s Social, Emotional and Academic Competence and Reducing Behavior Problems: Incredible Years Programs
Speaker : Professor Carolyn Webster-Stratton
Professor Emeritus, School of Nursing, University of Washington
Date : October 21, 2016 (Friday)
Time : 09:35-10:50
Reading : The Incredible Years® Parent, Teacher and Child Programs Fact Sheet
The Incredible Years® Series: A Developmental Approach
Plenary Presentation II
Topic : Introducing the New Generation of “Kiwi Kids” – Evidence from the First 5 Years of the Growing Up in New Zealand Cohort Study
Speaker : Dr. Susan Morton
Director and Associate Professor, Centre for Longitudinal Research, University of Auckland
Date : October 20, 2016 (Thursday)
Time : 14:00-15:15
Reading : Download
Plenary Presentation IV
Topic : Tuning into Kids: An Emotion Coaching Parenting Program
Speaker : Dr. Sophie Havighurst
Associate Professor, Mindful: Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne
Date : October 22, 2016 (Saturday)
Time : 09:35-10:50
Reading : Tuning in to Kids: an emotion-focused parenting intervention for children with disruptive behaviour problems